Georgia Tech Researchers Create Ransomware That Can Poison Your Water Supply

GA Tech discovers a potentially dangerous new ransomware vulnerability.

GulchCast: 2017.01.30 – Trolls In Charge


GulchCast returns tonight talking all the latest from the tech and science sector! Ransomware is creating headaches around the world, we’ll talk about the latest shenanigans hostage-taking hackers are up to. There’s two very different stories about bitcoin miners being prosecuted, we’ll compare the two. Martin “Pharma Bro” Shkreli is tired of being the pharmaceutical industry’s scapegoat. But it’s not all bad news, as incoming Defense Secretary Mattis is looking for an exit strategy from the F-35, and an Ars Technica editor makes a scammer pay with his sanity. All this and more, tonight on GulchCast!